AbdulGafar Alabelewe, Kaduna and Augustine Okezie, Katsina
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It has been four months since Abubakar Idris, a lecturer with the Federal University Dutsinma (FUDMA), Katsina State was abducted from his Kaduna home in his own car. His wife, Khadija Ahmad, who said she hid herself watching the sad incident of her husband’s abduction, said she initially thought her husband’s kidnappers were car snatchers.
Speaking with our correspondent in an exclusive interview in Kaduna on Thursday, Mrs. Ahmad said she had suspected that something was amiss the moment Idris’s abductors walked into the compound as he made to park his car that night.
She said: “My husband arrived from a journey around 1 am on that fateful day. He opened the gate and drove his car into the compound. I opened the curtain and I saw him as he drove in. As he was about to alight from the car to go and close the gate,…